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Exploration Development 2014 P1

  • 04/01/2014 -- PGNiG, Chevron reach Poland shale gas exploration agreement
    Polish state-owned PGNiG has entered into a collaboration agreement with Chevron Polska Energy Resources for the first stage of shale gas exploration in four licenses in southeastern Poland.
  • 03/31/2014 -- Beach Energy extends success in Cooper western flank
    Beach Energy Ltd., Adelaide, has extended its successful run of oil discoveries in the western flank Cooper-Eromanga basin play in South Australia with its Stunsail-1 wildcat.
  • 03/28/2014 -- Tullow advances Kenya exploration program
    Tullow Oil PLC has moved forward with exploration and appraisal activities conducted by four rigs operating on Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore Kenya.
  • 03/28/2014 -- Lundin completes appraisal wells for Johan Sverdrup
    Lundin Norway AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum AB, has completed Johan Sverdrup appraisal wells 16/3-8 S and 16/3-8 S T2 in the eastern part of PL501 offshore Norway.
  • 03/28/2014 -- Kentucky: Daybreak begins 2014 drilling campaign
    Daybreak Oil & Gas Inc., Spokane, Wash., has drilled the first well in its 20-well development drilling program for the 2014-15 fiscal year at Twin Bottoms field in Lawrence County, Ky.
  • 03/27/2014 -- BLM seeks comments on Noble’s proposed Nevada gas exploration
    The US Bureau of Land Management is seeking comments on Noble Energy Inc.’s proposed natural gas exploration drilling on leases it holds in the Tabor Flats area west of Wells, Nev. It will accept comments through Apr. 27 on BLM’s environmental assessment and the Houston independent producer’s master surface use plan for the project, BLM’s Wells field office said.
  • 03/26/2014 -- Kansas-Missouri heavy oil area draws new operator
    Worthington Energy Inc., San Francisco, said it will attempt to recover heavy oil on the Barr Cattle Co. lease near Chetopa in southeastern Kansas.
  • 03/26/2014 -- Myanmar awards exploration blocks
    Myanmar’s energy minister has announced winners for 20 of the 30 offshore blocks that have been available since its auction launch in April 2013.
  • 03/24/2014 -- Statoil makes gas find on flank of Visund field in North Sea
    Statoil Petroleum AS has made a natural gas discovery on the northeast flank of Visund field in the northern part of the North Sea, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate reported.
  • 03/24/2014 -- CNOOC makes natural gas discovery in Bohai Bay
    CNOOC Ltd. has made what it describes as a “mid-sized” natural gas discovery in the Bozhong 22-1 structure in the south-central region of Bohai Bay.

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